The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank - 24 36
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 7.61% 4.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.25% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 19
Average salary - £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.19%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 166 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 46.46% 57.44% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 83 153 155
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region.

Java Salary Trend in Croydon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Struts
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Build Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Struts
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) hybris
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